Once again in 2013 the city of Coventry will graced with the sight of a #picbod exhibition. This year, the culmination of the open class #picbod run by Matt Johnston and made awesome by all the attending and remote students will be on show at Fargo Village, Far Gosford Street, Coventry.
Feel free to download and print the flyers below. And if you can’t get to the show, don’t panic as the students will all be producing a digital counterpart that can be easily accessed.
. . . → Read More: The #picbod Exhibition 2013
Time to reminisce or see what you missed for those who didn’t make it to the exhibition, here is a short video of the exhibition set up and opening by our own . . . → Read More: #picbod exhibition video
If you missed Steve talking about his work then scoot back by following this link, meanwhile if you’re in New York then you can see the work up close and personal, maybe even the big man himself and if you do then please be our picbod interviewer on the ground (we’ll send you a badge ) by grabbing him for an audioboo and sharing the link using the #picbod hashtag on Twitter or posting links on the facebook page.
jw . . . → Read More: New York exhibitions by picbod contributor Steve Pyke MBE
Image JASKIRT DHALIWAL
Tonight sees the launch of the #picbod exhibition at Artspace, Coventry.
The exhibition is a culmination of the work produced by level 2 students in response to the open class #picbod (picturing the body)
If you would like to come to the event, it’s opening time are:
Thursday 15th March 7.00pm onwards (opening night)
Friday 16th March 1.00pm – 5.00pm / 8.00pm – 11.00pm
Saturday 17th March 12.00pm – 5.00pm
Details on the location can be found on the event . . . → Read More: The #picbod Exhibition Launches… TONIGHT!
- A big #picbod thanks to contributor Peter Dench who has kindly agreed to donate the print below to the exhibition launching Thursday 15th March in Coventry. For those who are not able to see the print in Coventry, in person, you should check out Pete’s book ‘England Uncensored’ which features this image and is available to buy over here.
. . . → Read More: Peter Dench to Join #Picbod Students in Exhibition
Picbod 2012 is coming to a finish. Like an avalanche.
TASK : Design a flyer for the show – use any of the material we’ve produced throughout the class and email it to
j.worth (at) coventry.ac.uk to be shown here (images linked to the maker) – show kicks off next Thursday so best . . . → Read More: The #picbod 2012 final exhibition
Here at #picbod we have been lucky enough to have two guest speakers talk about the work of Robert Gumpert in San Francisco jails. Pete Brook and Benjamin Chesterton both gave talks that featured Robert’s work. (Talks linked below)
Robert has an exhibition at Host Gallery from 7 April – 6 May 2011 as well as a Panel discussion on three different projects made in, around and about jails and prisons, with Robert Gumpert, Edmund Clark and Erwin James (13 April)
For more information click the image below to head over to the HOST gallery website
Pete Brook – ‘Tattoos, scars and tears, Robert Gumpert’s work in San Francisco jails’
Benjamin Chesterton – . . . → Read More: Robert Gumpert ~ Locked and Found: Inside San Francisco’s Jails